The effects of a Pilates-based exercise rehabilitation program on functional outcome and fall risk reduction in an aging adult status-post traumatic hip fracture due to a fall.

BACKGROUND Currently, little information describing the relationship of Pilates-based strength and stability exercises with fall risk in the geriatric population exists. PURPOSE The purpose of this report was to examine the impact of a Pilates-based rehabilitation (PBR) program on reducing fall risk in an aging adult status postfall with resulting hip… CONTINUE READING